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DeKalb Jr. Barbs is a competitive youth league offering Tackle Football and Cheerleading for grades 2nd - 6th (ages 7-11) 

2017 Football & Cheer Registration


If you missed equipment/uniform sizing on Saturday, please email your player's t-shirt size to info@dyfljrbarbs by Wednesday, June 28th!


2017 Football Camp

It's not too late to register for the DYFL Jr. Barbs summer camp! For only $25, campers will get a camp shirt and shorts and an opportunity to learn from the DHS Barbs and Coach Weckler as well as their 2017 DYFL coaches! Sign up today!

Registration form is under "handouts". Dowload and mail in today!!

Help support the DYFL Jr. Barbs by participating in our first (hopefully annual!) Golf Outing!

Age Requirements

The 2017 DYFL Season will be operating under the grade based rules.  Player eligibility will be based on the following criteria:

8U/3G:  Any player in third grade or lower during the season, but no player who turned 9 before June 1 of that calendar year.

9U/4G:  Any player in fourth grade or lower during the season, but no player who turned 10 before June 1 of that calendar year.

10U/5G:  Any player in fifth grade or lower during the season, but no player who turned 11 before June 1 of that calendar year.

11U/6G:  Any player in sixth grade or lower during the season, but no player who turned 12 before June 1 of that calendar year


Flag Football Info - Coming Soon!!


We need your help!!  Visit our Volunteer page to see open Board positions and other ways to help!!

DeKalb Youth Football is a competitive football league offering flag football for ages 5 -6, tackle football for grades 2nd - 6th (ages 7-11).  We promote heads up football, good sportsmanship and community PRIDE in all of our young athletes.  We are a feeder program for the DeKalb School District, meaning we teach fundamentals, tackling and blocking skills that align with the Barb Footall philosophy.

Our Sponsors

Interested in becoming a sponsor? Contact our Sponsorship Director at to find out more information on how to support our Bengals!


Sponsored by KishHealth System

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Sponsored by Northern Rehab &  Physical Therapy

Northern Rehab & Physical Therapy

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Call 815-756-8524

Sponsored by Wigglebug Photography

Wigglebug Photography

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Wigglebug Photography is a professional photo studio located in the DeKalb Sycamore, IL area specializing in artistic newborn, maternity, children, senior, and family ...


Check out their website or call 815-508-6943 for more information!

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DeKalb Youth Football League

Registration refunds will be granted if requested in writing by 06/1/2017. Note: This refund date also applies to anyone registering close to the 6/1/17 deadline). After the 6/1/17 deadline, no refunds will be given unless it is due to medical reason and a doctor’s note is given.  If for medical reason, refund will be registration fee paid minus administrative fees, jersey cost and amount of raffle tickets sold (un-sold raffle tickets must returned).

Day until First Practice for 2017 Season



Please note: Date on raffle tickets is incorrect!  Please let people who purchase them know the correct date.  Our apologies for any confusion!!  Thank you!!


Football & Cheer practice begins Thursday, July 27th

Days:  Monday's, Tuesday's & Thursday's

Time:  5:30pm - 7:30pm

Location:  Huntley Middle School

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